Employment and Training

Advance economic growth and financial independence

We’re dedicated to growing thriving communities with high levels of employment, family self-sufficiency, and wage and skills growth. To get there, we develop innovative solutions in close partnership with state and local governments, community organizations, employers and job seekers.

From first in the nation to a global partner

1988

MAXIMUS becomes first private provider of welfare-to-work services in U.S.

370+

offices spanning Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, the U.K. and U.S

203,000

job seekers worldwide

The MAXIMUS difference

As a market leader since 1988, we offer three decades of experience operating innovative, highly effective employment programs. Our solutions help people overcome personal and professional barriers, which in turn helps advance economic development and financial independence. Trust MAXIMUS to deliver:

Proactive management

Proactive management

On every project, we deliver on your expectations for today while anticipating and adapting to your needs for tomorrow. Our ability to be flexible and responsive, and scale projects accordingly, leads to successful long-term partnerships. In fact, 95% of our clients choose to continue working with us when their contracts come up for renewal.

A comprehensive view

A comprehensive view

Our diverse experience across federal, state, local and global arenas gives us a broader perspective. The result is more effective solutions for workforce development, with innovations and best practices drawn from many approaches. In addition, our work across health and human services helps us better address the complex needs of those we serve.

Results that matter

Results that matter

We deliver high-quality, evidence-informed solutions that produce results that matter for all stakeholders. Government agencies are able to achieve and surpass their objectives. Employers can connect with the right candidates. And individuals can find meaningful work to help lift their families out of poverty and grow their communities.

A full range of workforce capabilities

MAXIMUS provides best-in-class services for agencies, job seekers and employers across a number of funding streams, including Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

A tradition of success in the United States

MAXIMUS has been providing employment and training services for government longer than anyone else in the U.S.

Currently, we operate 24 employment and training centers across 12 states and the District of Columbia. Every day, we assist nearly 40,000 individuals, including youth and refugees, and consistently achieve placements far above the federal minimum wage.

 

50%

placed into full-time work through our Arizona, DC and Wisconsin projects earn more than 125% of the federal minimum wage

Experience that spans borders and populations

While we help people gain meaningful employment all over the globe, our work reflects the local needs and values of the communities we serve.

Everywhere we work, we strive to foster an environment of dignity, support and opportunity for all – from disabled workers in the U.K. to indigenous people and prisoners in Australia.